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Old Oct 2, 2009, 3:30 AM   #1
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Sorry it's a holiday shot again,

... not one but 2, 1 during the day, 1 at night.

I did use a small tripod with the night shot, and I didn't stay at that spot waiting for the day to end.

Just some exposure adjustments, noise reduction on the sky and a gradient transparency.

What do you think.

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Old Oct 2, 2009, 9:31 AM   #2
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I like it and I'm glad you posted it was two shots. I would've been scratching my head wondering about it.
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Old Oct 2, 2009, 11:48 AM   #3
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I like it a lot! Nice shooting and PS work.

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Old Oct 2, 2009, 8:32 PM   #4
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Well done, very nice.

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Old Oct 2, 2009, 9:58 PM   #5
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Very interesting effect - looks almost otherworldly. There was an artist (Chesley Bonestell) who some years ago did a series of magnificent paintings of imagined landscapes of other planets where there was no atmosphere - this is very reminiscent of those, with bright, contrasty surfaces, starkly juxtaposed against a dark starry sky.
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That really is superb! Great idea, perfectly executed.
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Very interesting effect - this must have taken much time and attention to succeed so well!
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A very creative idea with a most interesting result! Reminds me of the cover to Led Zeppelins "Houses of the Holy" album.

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